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A whole new world

A whole new world

December 15, 2016

  Gleaming eyes, a bright smile and a contagious laugh. Sam Perilla, an international student from Cali, Colombia, sits comfortably on his living... Read more »

Former students open Flagship Taproom in Cotati

Former students open Flagship Taproom in Cotati

November 15, 2016

Starting a business is no small feat, and it’s tough to break into business regardless of your education. Some of the world’s most successful business... Read more »

SRJC instructor and War Hero Turns 90

SRJC instructor and War Hero Turns 90

October 11, 2016

On Oct. 8, 2016, Bill Mitchell turned 90 years old. In his near century of living, Mitchell has been many things: a soldier, an accountant, a postal worker... Read more »

Mastery of movement: Finding balance and serenity through Tai Chi

Mastery of movement: Finding balance and serenity through Tai Chi

May 17, 2016

In a neighborhood of predominately Asian immigrants in the 1980s, he found himself mesmerized by classic Kung Fu films. Justin Eggert, 33, Santa Rosa Junior College... Read more »

Firm but fair: A retired communications instructor’s views on classroom ethics

Firm but fair: A retired communications instructor’s views on classroom ethics

May 17, 2016

Retired Santa Rosa Junior College mass communications instructor Ed LaFrance reflected on 34 years of teaching and dished out dirt on SRJC’s administration. LaFrance... Read more »

Analyzing philosophy: Her rapid progression

May 17, 2016

Balancing a career as a philosophy instructor and maintaining her sanity in a world that’s caught up in rapid progression is what Carla Grady handles... Read more »

Brian Antonson: media instructor’s life behind the camera

Brian Antonson: media instructor’s life behind the camera

March 7, 2016

Nudists walking around in broad daylight, Jersey Shore cast members getting their spray tan on and spirits lurking in the distance. What do they all have... Read more »

Feminism and healthy habits: Student tackles social and health issues at SRJC

Feminism and healthy habits: Student tackles social and health issues at SRJC

February 25, 2016

Even before 19-year-old Hannah Cagle became active in social issues, her underlying basis in life was to help others. “My philosophy is do things that are going... Read more »

Al Maggini: A century of success

Al Maggini: A century of success

February 25, 2016

Al Maggini roars up in his shiny ink-black Porsche, 15 minutes early. He’s got places to go and he wants the journey to be fun.  Stick-to-it-ive-nes... Read more »

To Qatar and back: An SRJC student’s enlightening experience in the Middle East

To Qatar and back: An SRJC student’s enlightening experience in the Middle East

February 7, 2016

Qatar isn’t typically on most students’ top vacation destination lists, but for Santa Rosa Junior College student Taylor Fatherree, who stayed in the... Read more »

94-year-old SRJC student creates art

94-year-old SRJC student creates art

February 7, 2016

What do protozoa, copper pot scrubbers and gnarled tree roots have in common? They are all inspirations for the sculpture of 94-year-old Catherine Atkin... Read more »

SRJC band of the week: The Illumignarly

SRJC band of the week: The Illumignarly

December 7, 2015

Conspiracy theories say The Illuminati are mysterious hidden members of society pulling the puppet strings to control world affairs. The band The Illumignarly... Read more »

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